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Latest Apache Point Observatory Lunar Laser-ranging Operation Stories

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2010-06-03 15:14:27

A Soviet robot lost on the dusty plains of the Moon for the past 40 years has been found again, and it is returning surprisingly strong laser pulses to Earth.


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